About the Conference BACK TO TOP

SLC Platform

Having a vision for where you want your church or organisation to be in the future is vital, but planning how to get there can be a real challenge. The ability to navigate your way from where you are to where you want to be requires a leader who can think, plan and operate strategically.

The Strategic Leadership Conference brings together pastors and leaders from a wide range of churches, businesses and organisations from throughout the Caribbean. It is an opportunity to develop strategic leadership skills and discover how you can be a more purposeful leader.

Hosted by Ministers Fellowship of the West Indies (MFWI), Strategic Leadership Conference takes place each year on a different island in the West Indies and is open to leaders from any background, church or business who want to be more effective in their work and want to establish something that will leave a lasting legacy for future generations.

Date and Location 2015

The 2015 Conference, Courage Under Fire: The Church Unstoppable, takes place in Trinidad and Tobago on the 23rd-24th October and will provide the opportunity to:

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About the Speakers BACK TO TOP

Walter Boston Jr

Walter Boston Jr, Charlotte, NC (USA)

Walter Boston, Jr. is a native of Rocky Mount, North Carolina. He and his wife Lisa share the joy of one son, Walter III and a daughter, Charity Ashley. Dr. Boston was also blessed to rear a cherished given son, Steven L. Freeman. They reside in Charlotte, North Carolina.

He received Jesus Christ as personal Savior and Lord at the age of fourteen and in that same year acknowledged his call into Christian ministry. While practicing ministry he enrolled in to The Rocky Mount School of the Bible earning an associates certificate in theology and biblical leadership. In August of 1980 he was licensed as a minister of the gospel. In 1981 at the age of seventeen, he was catechized, ordained and installed into his first senior pastorate at a First Baptist Church in rural North Carolina. He also served as senior founding pastor of City of Praise, Inc. for twenty four years.

In 1991, he earned a Bachelor of Theology, in 1993 a Masters of Divinity: both from Union Christian Bible Institute, Durham, North Carolina and in 2005 a Doctor of Divinity from School of Bible Theology and University, San Jacinto, California. He also holds a certification in family counseling.

As a Christian academic, he has taught as adjunct and resident professor and guest lecturer at a number of Bible colleges, and has also served in the distinguished post of Dean of Academic Affairs. He still frequents colleges and institutions of higher learning as a guest lecturer.

As a veteran leader, he fathers and mentors leaders in varying sectors in the United States and abroad. He is an author and columnist writing for several newspapers and magazines. He was one of 100 official nominees for the 2013 John C. Maxwell leadership award, Faith Based Category. He is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards.

Since the conception of his ministry, he continues to make many radio and television appearances world-wide. His travel is broad in the United States and now thirty-four nations serving in: churches, conventions, universities, public and private schools and businesses.

A gentleman who has devoted himself to the work of the Kingdom of God and equipping leaders, he does it with integrity, based upon a spirit-led life; is the lexis that describes Walter Boston, Jr.

Chip Kawalsingh

Chip Kawalsingh, Leicester (UK)

Chip is a graduate of Portland Bible College and is the Senior Pastor of Harvest City Church in Leicester, England. He and his wife Sarah have three children; Brandon, Dylan and Trinity.

Chip is a regular speaker at churches and conferences worldwide, and he serves on the leadership teams of Ministers Fellowship Global (MFG) and Ministers Fellowship of the West Indies (MFWI). He is the author of several books, including An Extra Shot, God, a Mocha & Me and Formation Leadership. You can follow Chip on Twitter: @ChipKawalsingh.

Anthony Kawalsingh

Anthony Kawalsingh, San Fernando (Trinidad & Tobago)

Known as 'Bishop' for many years by his native people of Trinidad & Tobago and the English speaking Caribbean, Anthony Kawalsingh is a church planter, founder of Bethel Evengelistic Missions, Ministers Fellowship West Indies (MFWI) and Advanced Christian Training Seminars (ACTS).

Dr. Kawalsingh is a conference speaker, Bible School teacher, Pastoral Counselor, father and friend. Anthony and his wife Zenora have four children: Marlon David, Roger Mark, Andy Paul "Chip" and Charissa. They have four grandchildren.

Dr. Kawalsingh is the MFI regional representative for the English speaking Caribbean and South America (Guyana and Suriname).

Trevor Joefield

Trevor Joefield, San Fernando (Trinidad & Tobago)

Trevor Joefield is the senior pastor of the Voice of Triumph Ministries located in the southern city of San Fernando, Trinidad, W.I. He was ordained as a minister in 1987 and together with his wife Allison seeks to raise the standard of living for all God's people.

Trevor is an active member of Ministers Fellowship of the West Indies (MFWI), birthed more than three decades ago by one of his spiritual mentors, Dr Anthony Kawalsingh. In March 2013 he was entrusted with the responsibility of leading this great fellowship.

There is a prophetic anointing on Trevor that is being used by the Lord to bring structure and order in the body of Christ. He is especially gifted in stirring individuals to discover their creativity and awaken their dormant potential.

Trevor and Allison are the parents of three children: Jason, Raah and Chevah; and have one grand-daughter, Takaiyah.

Royal Hotel
San Fernando, Trinidad & Tobago BACK TO TOP

Nestled in the heart of San Fernando, Trinidad's industrial capital, with easy access to business and industrial centres. This beautiful, newly rebuilt hotel, is surrounded by samaan trees and lush foliage.

Address: 46-54 Royal Road, San Fernando, Trinidad W.I.
Website: www.royalhoteltt.com
Phone: 1 868 652 3924
Fax: 1 868 652 4881
Email: info@royalhoteltt.com

The nearest airport is Piarco International Airport, about 30 miles and a 45 minute car ride away from the conference centre.

Register BACK TO TOP

The cost for the Conference is TT$600 (US$95), which includes your conference registration, refreshments, lunch and conference materials. Please note this fee does not include travel or accommodation. If you require a room it is up to you to book one separately.

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